Butterflies and Moths of the World Generic Names and their Type-species

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Genus:
Isopolia Warren, 1913 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 11 : 110.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Pachypolia himalayensis Hampson, 1906. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 6: 312, fig.101.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [SIKKIM] SIKHIM: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

P. himalayensis is a junior subjective synonym of Apamea strigidisca Moore, 1881, Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1881: 346, pl. 38, fig. 9. The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 110, was stated on page 105 as 1913 January 20th in both the German and the English editions.

Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus ISOPOLIA.

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